Wooden puppet carving workshops
Specialist puppet courses for adults. Suitable for first time carvers or experienced makers.
Comments from past students: “Most enjoyable… excellent course… covered all aspects in a short time… very good tuition… the best course I have been on.”
PUPPET COURSES in Devon for 2023.
At last I have worked out what puppet wood carving courses I will run this year in Devon.
There is space in my workshop shed for only 4 students… so do book as soon as you can.
I hope to see you this year!
I am offering a range of course lengths with different content:
- 3 DAYS: An introduction for beginners. SOLD OUT
- 4 DAYS: Make a simple carved wooden puppet.
- 5 DAYS: Design and carve a puppet. SOLD OUT
- 6 DAYS (spread over 7 days): Only for students who have been on a previous course with me: complete a puppet – paint, costume, wig… and video your puppet performing.
Click each of these for details:
- July 27, 28, 29. 3 DAYS. An introduction for beginners. SOLD OUT
- Aug 7, 8, 9, 10, 11. 5 DAYS. Design and carve a puppet. SOLD OUT
- Aug 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19. 6 DAYS (spread over 7 days). Make a complete a puppet and perform.
- Aug 30, 31 & Sept 1, 2. 4 DAYS. Make a simple carved wooden puppet.
Here is a little video of the end of 2012’s course.